FREELessons: 18Length: 1.6 hours

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1.1 Welcome to the Course

In this introduction, I’ll quickly show you what we’ll be dealing with in the coming lessons. While I briefly explain what variable fonts are, you’ll see a number of demonstrations which make it clear what’s so special about them.

1.1 Welcome to the Course

Variable font is set to be the next big thing in web typography, especially when you consider they're coming from a rare cooperative effort between Microsoft, Apple, Google, and Adobe. They allow for more creativity and design freedom than web designers have ever had with type before. And that's all while simultaneously reducing your font load time down to a half, a third, a quarter, or maybe even less. In this course, you'll learn what variable fonts are, why they're such a big step forward, and everything you need to know to start designing with them and using them in your websites. So let's get up and running with variable fonts. I'll see you in the first lesson.

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